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. they're not giving details. lisa nowak pleaded not guilty to attempted kidnapping and other charges. the woman she allegedly attacked in an airport parking lot two years ago is expected at the hearing today. >>> the virginia governor will not stop the execution of convicted d.c. sniper john allen muhammad. governor kaine rejected a hearing for klemm . >> if you have h1n1, you should be paid from your employer to stay at home. the idea is to make sure sick employees stay home and not expose other people. it would make it easier for parents to deal with sick children and school closings. house version would cover the h1n1 pandemic and other infectious diseases. >>> in duchess county, new york, police are trying to figure out why a man walked into a school with a rifle and took the principal hostage. that school went into lockdown as police arrived at the scene. the gunman sunderrrenderisurren. no one was hurt. christopher craft attended the school in the '80s. the gunman's son was recently suspended from that school. >>> a suicide car bomber targeted a congested traffic circle killing
. and her unprecedented influence and impact and what comes next. suzy or monday, lisa ling and larry king weigh in. >>> also tonight, our 360 special investigation continues. "killings at the canal: the army tapes." what really drove three decorated sergeants to execute four iraqi men? did the army's own rules play a role? were those rules too strict? were they putting soldiers at risk? tonight you can decide for yourself. >>> later, "crime & punishment," a 15-year-old girl fights for her life after being gunned down. her alleged attackers? five other teenagers. what is happening to our kids? >>> first up tonight, oprah winfrey's long good-bye began in the final ten minutes of her show. she told her fans the news that she's ending her daytime talk show 22 months from now in september 2011. >> after much prayer and months of careful thought, i decided that next season, season 25 will be the last season of the "oprah winfrey show." and over the next couple of days, you may hear a lot of speculation in the press about why i am making this decision now. and that will mostly be conjecture. so
to the shutdown of nearly one-third of oil and gas production in the gulf. former astronaut lisa nowak pleaded guilty today to attacking another woman in 2007. they had been dating the same man, a former space shuttle pilot. nowak, a navy captain, drove from texas to florida, and assaulted the woman with pepper spray. she also carried a steel mallet, a knife and other articles. under a plea bargain, nowak was sentenced to one year's probation. and still to come on the newshour tonight: finding refuge; health care cost cutting; and watching "sesame street." that follows the latest on the fort hood investigation. gwen ifill has our story. >> ifill: as military and civilian leaders were paying their respects at fort hood today, army major nidal malik hasan continued to recuperate in a texas hospital. he remains the sole suspect in last week's shootings, and investigators there and in washington are stepping up their inquiry into his background and possible motives. joining us for more on that investigation are dana priest, military affairs reporter for "the washington post;" and josh meyer, who c
it means. >> are you aware of that? bill: yes. >> lisa paige for 92.3 fm here. your book, ok. could you show -- there is lisa. there is jay-z. ok. lisa went and she -- you can show him signing the book? do you have the other picture? bill: signing bold fresh. bill: does very any clue? >> oh yeah. bill: he knew it was me? >> yeah. peace bill, jay-z. off that. bill: what's off that mean? >> i believe it's off dat. bill: you don't know what it means? >> you won't understand. bill: what are we supposed to think of this guy who does this racial rap at the inauguration and then holds the benefit? what do you say? is he a good guy or what? >> i'm going to come clean with you, bill. i have no idea hot hell this guy even is. bill: i think he is a good businessman. >> yeah, look. i'm tired of the race thing. every time you throw it out meaninglessly. bill: it den greats the real problem. >> yes, yes. ♪ >> you have got to watch this show or your children may be killed by clowns beating them to death with those giant clown shoes. it's an emergency. don't go anywhere. bill: now, beck, when do you
star crossed astronauts. what's ahead for lisa nowak after she pleaded guilty for attacking a rival lover. >>> sammy sosa insists he's not trying to lighten his skin. let's look at the picture. why he says he's looking so different. >>> hi, i'm from new york. i'm giving a shout for all the ones out serving our country. right now we are thinking about you and we love you. take care, blessed thing. god love you. >> a lot of viewers with the same sentiment on this ved rans da -- veterans day. thank you, veterans. >>> a hydroelectric dam had problems. this happened in brazil. power was out in paraguay, uruguay. some are concerned what will world will think because the olympics and world cup are coming there. >>> a former astronaut is getting probation for her attack on a romantic rival. i know you remember this story. lisa nowak pleaded guilty to reduced charges for confront ag woman in an airport parking lot. reports say she drove from houston to orlando and followed shipman to her car. shipman says she is still haunted by what happened. >> i know in my heart when lisa nowak attacked m
's lisa stark. >> reporter: the new numbers expected from the cdc will be based on a computer model looks at surveillance systems that the cdc uses to track flu, systems such as hospitalizations, lab testing and emergency room visits. it does not mean that deaths have gone up sharply. it is just a more am rat snapshot of the toll of the epidemic. the best protection remains the vaccine, and there are still long lines to get it. >> we will be out of vaccine by the time we get to this part of the line. >> reporter: here, they are working 24 hours a day, seven days a week. this is the only company that is making the h1n1 shot in the united states, and has produced half of the nation's supply so far. they had promised 20 million doses by the end of october, by delivered only 27 million. >> we assumed 50% of historical yield. it was only 30% when he started. so, the differential was not that great for us and we've been able to close that gap. >> reporter: health officials blame that on the vaccine companies. >> what we are doing is relying on the manufacturers to give us their numbers. it does
underground in secret. "worldfocus" producer lisa biagiotti travelled to jamaica earlier this year and with the help of the pulitzer center on crisis reporting, filed this report. >> reporter: jamaica is often said to hold the world's record for the most churches per square mile. ere's a public place of worship for almost everyone, unless you're gay. if you are, you must worship in secret. reverend robert griffin, a gay american minister, flies to kingston once a month to lead this underground service. it has never been televised before. >> we have to operate underground because of the hostility towards the gay and lesbian community here in jamaica. you don't have a church building. you only have a tent. where everything is literally in a box. you have your candle holders, you have your chalice, you have your communion, everything it takes to make what church looks like on a sunday. and it comes out every week to set up church and take it back down. because to do otherwise would invite harm and it would invite danger to the congregation. god loves us because, guess what? god create
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good and not so good opinions of the customer service. she's back with more tonight. i am lisa robinson. >> tonight she hands out grades to more than a half-dozen stores and one of them will get her best grade debt. the seeker shopper visited stores all around baltimore with a hidden camera team close behind. she shops for toys household goods, this gives her opinion. tonight one store in particular gets a glowing grade. >> excellent in customer service all the weight around. >> but a slow to cut another store does not cut it. >> i have to give them an f e is nothing was even remotely close to get me out of that door. >> find out tonight. how all the other stores make out in the 19th annual customer service test. >> now insta-weather-forecast with sandra shaw. >> i hope you are careful out there as we saw have during earlier this morning and since then it has been just drizzle. you can see a blanket of low- level clouds. that translates into some fog. jsut a gray mid-atlantic day out there for you. we're 52 downtown. we have only risen a couple of degrees since this morning in the upper
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, the cost of that war will almost certainly climb. now they're looking for ways to pay the bill. and as lisa sylvester reports, that may mean new taxes. >> reporter: congress is proposing a heap of new taxes. a 5.4% health care tax for individuals earning $500,000 a year. a proposed tax on so-called cadillac insurance plans. a quarter percent tax on the wall street tax, and possibly, if the war in afghanistan goes on, a new 5% tax on the rich. >> what we're suggesting is a war surtax, a graduated tax so that we don't devour with that cost, every other priority we have in the economy. >> reporter: president obama is also prepared to let the bush tax cuts expire in january 2011 for those making more than $250,000 a year. >> one of his concerns is to more evenly -- is to use tax policy to make a more even distribution. >> reporter: high income earners in some states could see their marginal tax rate increase more than 60%. a democratic representative who has opposed a wall street tax sees nothing wrong with getting the rich to pitch in more. taxpayers helped stabilize wall street and now wall s
was preparing to leave for afghanistan. >>> turning now to dr. lisa van sustern, a psychiatrist who has been following this case for us. we had you on after it first happened and wanted to invite you back now four days later, can we make any more sense of this and rationalize how someone can do this? >> the sense that we can make of this is as follows, and this is a preliminary investigation, it may be that major hasan was affected about some of his religious views, it may be that he was affected by his opposition to the wars in afghanistan and iraq. but mostly, what we are seeing, is a catastrophic emotional instability that may have occurred as a result of potentially preexisting conditions, but certainly the trauma of listening to others being traumatized over the years. >> there is an extraordinary article, i mentioned that, on time.com and for this man, for psychiatrists and therapists in general. when they hear about the things the returning soldiers are telling them about, it can impact them emotionally. >> tony, you are so right. this is called secondary trauma. listening to stories
. >> reporter: while at us airways' hub in washington -- >> flight 1825. >> reporter: flight attendant lisa scott knows the routine ll. what's the secret to staying sane if you're a flight attendant? >> yoga. [ laughter ] lots of deep breaths. >> reporter: the airlines anticipate just under 2 million fliers to pass through all the nation's airports toda but the busiest air travel days will be sunday and monday with just over 2 million fliers each day. and 23-year veteran lynwood harris knows what they're thinking. >> they're thinking about that wonderful dinner at grandma's house. their expectations of getting there on time and most of all, having their bag arrive with them as well. >> it's a family obligation, right? >> yeah, we're -- yeah. it's going to be fun. the heartland. it's going to be fun. it's going to be great. >> check in early. please plan on arrival at the airport two hours ahead. >> reporter: the good news, thanksgiving 2009 looks to be snow and ice-free. >> the weather is cooperating, passengers are moving well, and flying's good. >> reporter: okay, here's the advice. if yo
such an important decision? here to face-off and talk about the politics, democratic strategist lisa menendez and former assistant to president george w. bush, brad blakeman. a lot of republicans could argue, too much time, why is he taking so much time on afghanistan? but why would dick cheney, after his five deferments and all the criticism of him and how he led to war in iraq, why would dick cheney defer to this? >> dick cheney should speak to things he knows about quite well. there were very few republicans that were privy to the top-secret information that dick cheney was. even president obama, as a united states senator, at the time he was running for president, was privy to a lot of the things he made decisions on that turned out to be wrong, like the surge. remember, president obama, as candidate obama, was against the surge and sided with people like harry reid who said our efforts was lost, the war was lost in iraq and he was wrong -- >> but dick cheney said iraq had nuclear weapons, and that was wrong too. >> well, no, dick cheney said -- he did not say iraq had -- >> he said on "m
away with millions. nbc lisa myers is here to talk more about this. critics say they were richly rewarded for failure. is that really true? >> i think that's an understatement, monica. this study by experts at harvard law school is appropriately titled wages of failure. it examined the pay of the top five executives at bear stearns and lehman brothers in the years before their firms imploded and it found that since 2000, the top executives at the two firms had received staggering amounts of cash bonuses and it sold mountains of stock. top bear stearns executives cashed out at about $1.4 million and top executives of lehman brothers cashed out about a billion dollars. dripped these during this period they were increasing the firm's leverage and making decisions which later turned out to be catastrophic. >> wow. that is shocking. is there going to be any fallout here? >> well, there really is not a lot that can be done. the stockholders are suing and -- but the ceos say, look. when the companies collapsed, we lost about 900 million dollars worth of stock each, but even counting the
. lisa ling has a look at efforts to keep the industry clean. >> see? darren james. >> reporter: darren james once led a busy life as a porn star. at the height of your career how many women were you having sex with? >> sometimes it could be ten women in an orgy scene, nonstop. >> reporter: all part of a job darren did successfully for nearly eight years. until 2004 when darren got the call all porn performers dread. >> i get that call, everything stops. i had the virus. my whole world just crashed. >> reporter: so, you don't know how you got infected? >> i don't. >> reporter: did you infect people? >> three girls. i ew them. i felt bad. >> reporter: darren's hiv infection shut down southern california's porn industry for a month. and when his identity as the original infection was made public, he says the isolation that followed drove him to attempt suicide. >> i know porn ain't the best business in thworld but it's all i had. >> reporter: darren is now campaigning to make condom use mandatory in adult film. he predicted years agois infection would not be the last the industry would se
co-pays and out of pocket expen expenses. lisa sylvester explains. >> reporter: for many u.s. workers, it's open enrollment time, when workers choose their company-sponsored health care plans for next year. what they're finding, many corporations have scaled back. workers will have to pay higher out-of-pocket a company that advises corporations on benefit plans four out of ten employers are raising workers' deductibles and co-payments next year. >> health care costs are still rising faster than pay, rising faster than profits, rising faster than almost any other input. and so those costs have to be shared. and one way to do that is to increase the out of pocket costs for people who use health care services. >> congress is debating a health care bill, but will it push down those rising costs that workers have to shell out? democrats think so. >> this is why this legislation is important. affordability for our middle class. it lowers cost for every patient, reigns in premiums, co-pays, and deductibles, limits out of pocket cost. >> reporter: but many americans are not persuaded that pre
relatives tried to fikd out what happened help lisa pfund says she never imagined her daed amber who was shot in the stomach, could be wounded while on a military base in her own cup. >> she said soldiers are supposed to help the other people. >> reporter: some of the relatives of the shooting victims have complained they haven't gotten enough information about the conditions of their loved one, but those who were brought here have been taken to a private area of the hospital. the hospital as a whole has been closed temporarily to the public. and very little information is coming out. we do understand that at least four of the shooting victims were in operating rooms last night and some are in critical care. harry? >> kelly cobiella in temple thanks so much. we'll have a lot more on this story in just a little while. i want to go back to, no, get a check on our nation's weather. dave is standing by. >>> good morning. 14 minutes past the hour. let's see what's happening all across the country. most of the country looking picture perfect today weather-wise with t
astronaut lisa nowak has been sentenced for one year probation for attacking a former romantic rival. she pleaded guilty yesterday to felony burglary of a car to avoid a trial scheduled for next month where she could've faced life in prison. she was accused of attacking colleen shipman with pepper spray in february of 2007. >>> robert joe halderman, the cbs producer accused of trying to blackmail david letterman was in a new york court. his lawyer asked for charges to be dismissed saying he was only trying to sell a screen play. but prosecutors said halderman demanded $2 million to keep quiet about the letterman sexual affairs with women who worked on his show. >>> straight ahead, your wednesday morning weather. >>> and in sports, a buzzer beater in chicago. but did it beat the clock? >>> first, katie couric with a preview of tonight's "cbs evening news." >> why are they giving to a congressman scholarship foundation even though it hasn't given out a single scholarship in years? t already know. it runs in families - my mother has it, and now i have it. so even though i tried to keep my bo
psychiatrist lisa van sustern talks about what may have pushed this man over the edge. >>> and our phone bank and web chat active this morning. you have another hour to get in on this. we're here to help you deal with your debt with smarter ways to juggling your credit cards to getting out of debt. call our experts at 202-895- 3307 or log on if you would like to chat at myfoxdc.com. it's right there on the home page. you can get answers straight from the experts. my doctor told me i had to start doing things for my heart, but i wasn't ready to give up taste. sometimes, sacrifice is the name of the game. well i've heard eating whole grain oats can help lower my cholesterol. it's going to be a challenge... sure we want to lower our cholesterol, but let's be real, being healthy is tough yea (announcer) honey nut cheerios cereal tastes great and can help lower cholesterol. bee happy. bee healthy. (announcer) try apple cinnamon cheerios. ked in apple th a daring amount of cinnamon. >>> coming up on 9:00. that will do iforthis hour of fox 5 morning news but we'll turn it over to tony and allison to
skidding. i am alison starling. 7:22 is lisa baden is off of this holiday. there is not a lot of traffic but we have a fog issue. this is 395 @ glebe road. this could cause problems if you are headed out to travel somewhere. you might be going to grandma's house today on this thanksgiving. >> the fog will be out there a while. temperatures cooled off last night and a light wind did not help. it is really socked in. on the 95 corridor, you will experience lots of fog. as we go through the morni, we are hopeful this will break. when it breaks, we could get some sunshine but then another system will move in. upper 50's 4 the highs today. the fog is low but the upper clouds are moving around so the fog could break. the twins are out of t east- northeast. they will pick up -- the winds are out of the east-northeast >> we will be right back. >>> the big story today is how a virginia couple crashed the white house state dinner. meanwhile, we are following a developing story in the district where two people were shot in the 700 block of harvard st. nw. we have no word on their condition. >>> fun
what i was trained to do, doing what any soldier would do. >> lisa, you re-united with your daughter on saturday evening. i want to show a bit of that reunion. then we'll talk about it. >> oh, baby girl! >> i know, lisa, you were very worried about amber. you had talked to her right before the shooting. then for hours you had no idea how she was, if she had been hit, if she had been killed. but you knew something horrible had happened. what did it mean to you to finally hold her in your arms? >> it was an awesome feeling. she needed me there and we got there as soon as we could. and i don't think i want to leave her now. >> amber, i understand that you are going to be meeting with the president when he comes to ft. hood tomorrow for the memorial service. what's your reaction to that? >> it's crazy. i always wanted to meet him. it's always been i guess a dream of mine to just meet any president really. but i wish it could be under different circumstances. but it's something'm looking forward to. >> now he's certainly wanting to meet you. just to conclude, amber, i know you're being de
astronaut is getting probation for her attack on a romantic rival. lisa nowak pleaded guilty yesterday to reduced charges for confronting a woman in an airport parking lot. police say she drove from houston to orlando and followed colleen shipman to her car. shipman says she's haunted by what happened then. >> i knew in my heart when lisa nowak attacked me that she was going to kill me. it was in her eyes. a blood-chilling expression of limitless rage and glee. >> in the plea, lisa nowak cannot have any contact with shipman, but she did apologize to her in court. >>> a private u.s. security firm allegedly wanted to bribe its way out of a controversy after its guards shot 17 iraqi civilians. this is video from that shooting. "the new york times" quoting former blackwater executives saying the company had $1 million to buy iraqi officials' silence. the story says it's unclear if any money was paid. a u.s. investigation called those shootings unjustified. >>> the firm now called xe services calls this report baseless. five blackwater guards are now facing manslaughter charges, but they sa
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? oh, okay. >> reporter: lisa pfund's daughter, amber barr, was one of the injured soldiers who was shot in the stomach. >> she's a fighter. sire[ sirens ] >> reporter: as alarms sounded around ft. hood, families awaited word about loved ones. president obama called it a horrific outburst of violence. >> it's difficult enough when we lose these brave americans in battles overseas. it is horrifying that they should come under fire at an army base on american soil. >> reporter: the 39-year-old man believed responsible is single with no children, a military psychiatrist. he was previously at walter reed in washington, d.c. late thursday, federal agents searched a home in kensington, maryland, where hasan lived during his medical training. authorities are looking at several internet postings they say may offer clues. one blog posted by username nidalhasan compared suicide bombers with a soldier throwing himself on a grenade to save the lives of his comrades. the post reads, "to say that this soldier committed suicide is inappropriate. it's more appropriate to say he is a brave hero
the passengers. washington has been released on bail. >>> in orlando, former astronaut lisa nowak has pled guilty in connection with a bizarre plot to attack a romantic rival. before enis tensing novak apologized to colleen shipman for the pain she caused. it's been nearly three years since nowak drove across the country and confronted shipman in a parking lot. nowak will serve one year of probation. >>> a jury has delivered a stunning defeat to government in its first bid to prosecute corporate fraud related to the economic crisis. two former bear stearns hedge fund managers were found not guilty of lying to investors. their funds bet heavily in a subprime morage market at the heart of the economic collapse. prosecutors may now be less likely to bring cases like this to trial. >>> that cbs producer accused of blackmailing david letterman made his first appearance in court. joe halderman's lawyers tried to convince the judge to throw out the case. they claimed it was all a big misunderstanding. abc's carla wohl has the details. >> reporter: a clean-shaven joe halderman appeared in court where his
. [captioning made possible by constellation energy] >> hello and welcome to 11 news sunday morning. i'm lisa robinson. >> and i'm deborah wiener. first a look outside with meteorologist john coinls. hey, john. >> a little different out there, warmer, not raining. >> yes. >> there might be a couple of patches of fog and all, but our temperatures now are where they were yesterday morning at this time. the big difference is that there's no moisture in the atmosphere. >> yes, thank you. >> so let's take a look outside at our h.d. doppler radar, and, you know, the proof is in the pudding. yesterday, there were still some sprinkles and a little drizzle and a couple of spotty showers around the area with most of the rain up in new england, a lot of rain up in new england. well, this morning it's still raining in new england, but we've shaken most of the cloud cover. again, there may be a few patches of fog and here there. temperatures are solidly in the 50's around the region, a few suburban 40's are possible, but no rain nearby. that is the good news to finish out the weekend. and wait till you bh
with b this. good morning lisa. >> good morning. >> how are you? >> very good. >> this is an awesome idea. tell us how you started this, up and running. >> welt we have a monthly cultural series called second wednesday. so we have a host of different event that happen every second wednesday from guest lecture, perform uns, speakers, and we decided november was the holidays coming, that we would try to feature some of our local artist. >> so a lot of local artist will be coming together. it is free for them to set up as a vendor and people can come and buy some things and tell me you know how this work out for some of the other people out there in need. >> sure. we have close to 25 vendors that will be in the library space and our educational space in the base many. and we have -- >> beautiful things. >> selling beautiful things. we have kind of all of the media you would want. we have pottery, we have knitted. we have glass. we have jewelry. there is wood working. and just lots of beautiful gifts and it is the perfect time to really support local artists buy something special unique gift
a romantic rival is getting a year of probation as punishment. 46-year-old lisa nowak pleaded not guilty to burglary and battery. pleaded guilty, that is to say. she drove from houston to florida wearing a diaper to confront u.s. air force captain shipman after she found out she was dating the guy nowak was interested in. meanwhile, david letterman is ready to take the stand. halderman says he was just trying to sell a screen play to dave not shake him down. halderman's lawyer says the case should be dismissed and tried to do that yesterday in court. brian: sorry about the noise, but it wasn't us. today is veterans day. nothing symbolized freedom, independence, and democracy better than the american bald eagle. gretchen: and with us today is al, founder and president of the american eagle foundation. i have to speak up. and challenger, america's first free-flying trained bald eagle. i was so excited for this segment today, al. of course, we've all seen challenger fly over the baseball stadiums and such. but to think this baby eagle fell out of a nest. >> that's right. that's thousand sta
. her mother, lisa, joins us now. we appreciate you being here. i know you've had a few phone conversations with your daughter. can you tell us how she's doing? >> she's doing good. she was released last night. she's in obviously some pain. she went to an nco's house to heal so she didn't have to do it in the barracks. >> can you tell me how you first learned of the rampage here and then subsequently the fact that your daughter was involved? >> i got a phone call from the e.r. doctor telling me my daughter was injured, couldn't tell me how, what happened, anything. and then it was hours and hours and hours later where we finally got a phone call that she was shot. and then again hours and hours before we figured out what happened. >> and i know she was in a lot of pain when she talked to you. i also know she really isn't allowed to talk about the circumstances of the shooting. but the general, commanding general of this post on the "today" show yesterday morning specifically talked about your daughter and the fact that she came to the aid of fellow soldiers before she, in fact
expensive. lisa and another one of her assistants was actually taking off the price tag so that sarah palin couldn't see how much things were and she couldn't complain. the spending did continue, it wasn't at some of the higher he said stores, but it still did continue and she was getting more self-conscious throughout the campaign to what brands she was wearing to the way she looked like because people kept on commenting, something she wasn't used to in alaska. >> who's fault is it in the end? is it the candidate's job to adjust to the campaign you're entering on or is it the campaign's i don't think to adjust to the candidate you've brought in? >> she was the kapd dat, but you have to remember she was supposed to be the vice presidential candidate. and she was supposed to go along with what john mccain wanted to do and she's sort of taken ownership of this phrase going rogue, but really to many of the mccain staffers, it was very irritated that she time and again towards the end of the cam been especially was going off and doing her own thing. >> very interesting stuff. you're the first o
a new harvard study of risky bank behavior. lisa meyers following this one closely. >>> this study was done by experts at harvard law school and is appropriate titled wages of failure. the top five executives of bear stearns and lehman brothers. it found since 2000, top executives sold mountains of stock. and top bear stearns executives cashed out $1.4 billion, and top executives of lehman about $1 billion. when the companies collapsed, their ceo's lost $9 million worth of stock. and the ceos still came out ahead of the game. and james cayne came out with millions, and investors and employees of the two firms obviously did not do so well. thousands of employees lost jobs and many investors lost everything. and as you know, both men denied wrong doing and said their firms were swept under by a financial tsunami. cayne did apologize to the investors, and the other says he wakes up every night thinking what could i have done differently? >> thank you. we are learning more and more about things we already know. top executives at the bank, winding up at the ban sxk paying themselves out
. welcome back. i am alison starling. we have a look at your traffic and weather. we begin with lisa baden. >> there have been two separate crashes o the baltimore washington parkway. leaving greenbelt, you'll find slow traffic. this is at wisconsin avenue after the beltway. you see those of flashing lights. southbound wisconsin avenue at the exit for nih. that is causing a backup from shady grove road. we have a beautiful picture from newschopper 7. they're looking at springfield traffic right at the mixing bowl. not to babbling springfield up to six 26. -- not too bad leaving springfield up to 66. >> in little cooler in rockville. 48 in chantilly. temperatures will climb into the low 60's. we will have sunshine. it will be it sunshine-filled afternoon. it will be comfortable weather for the next two days. the next system will move in on sunday. plenty of sunshine. cooler for sunday with rain by sunday night. >> thank you. >>> the murder of a man in wheaton may have been over child custody. maria blanco was arrested and charged in the death of samuel chacon. his body was found in the midd
. there are right now five children of former senators who are serving -- one female, lisa murkowski, and four mills. over the course of history, there have been 45 parings of fathers and mostly sons. guest: i am glad to know that. i remember one special day that chris dodd was sworn in. he was my seatmate. great, great guy. just as he was to take his seat, they move to the chair out of the chamber that he was to sit in, and a move to another chair in the chamber, and he sat down and was announced that he was now occupying the chair of his late father, thomas dodd. the staff had found the chair and located it and i think it is stored somewhere, and they made it available to a crisp. there was a very sentimental moment. host: before we get back to calls, let me ask you this in question, the most momentous vote he cast in your -- you cast in your career? guest: my gosh. there was no so-called declaration of war speech. during that time -- host: first gulf war? guest: the gulf war is one i remember because of the trauma. i think we debated it over the weekend. there were no staff members on the floor.
and we begin with lisa baden. >> metrorail is reporting a switching problem at the west falls church metro station. therefore, orange line commuters traveling in both directions will anticipate delays. metrorail -- orange line you'll find typical volume on 66 out of manassas to commit to centreville and from 7100 to the beltway, no accidents. slope from dale city heading on to -- slow from dale city heading into springfield. that is under 95. it is not bad on the dulles greenway or the dulles tol road. usual delays from 7100 out to hunter mill road. >> we are taking it back to the 70's today. we are in the 40's this morning. the son is doing its job and quickly warning us up. let's take look at what things look like outside. the wind is out of the west. that will bring milder air and it will be a mild afternoon. 73 may be the high today. tonight, clouds will move in and tomorrow, cloudy and cooler but rainshowers look like into thursday. >>> christmas is coming to the best month. that is when the christmas tree is set to record the 85-foot tree was cut down in arizona and weighs 7,00
. lisa, good morning. >> it is a better morning. i am so glad that you joined us this morning. not much happening on the highway, lighter volume than expected. 270, it has let go of the delays. corot is moving nicely between the american legion bridge and tysons. -- river road is moving nicely between the american legion bridge and the tysons. as you can see, a jovi is not a problem at all. -- hov is not a problem at all. near the exit for the pentagon it looks great. taking us over to kane street, things are moving along nicely. the pavement is dry. is that going to change? >> it is. especially in southern maryland and through southern central virginia, to the west. temperatures remain sturdy, it will be gray would off and on showers through the afternoon. cool temperatures around 50, averaging out for this time of year. another system bring it showers late wednesday, and then some cold dusty wind comes through, it will be downright cold. >> on this monday we have encouraging news at the pumps going into the thanksgiving holiday. gas prices have dropped in the past two weeks. the avera
of and then the public option in there. host: lisa was commenting earlier about george voinovich, the only senator not to know yesterday. she says he missed the vote because he was celebrating the 30th anniversary since being elected the mayor of cleveland, ohio. joe is joining us on the republican line. caller: good morning, thank you for taking my call. guest: good morning, joe. caller: i watch the program i guess a month or so ago about a businesswoman in california. she spoke about like five insurance companies or 10 insurance companies providing insurance. i mean, wouldn't it be easier for the government to get involved and say to california, you know, open the doors, let some more insurance companies in, this way you free up some competition. i don't know if this is going on in other states orningt but it seems kind of weird that we got a limited number of insurance companies. and the second one is in new york, we have new york healthy. wouldn't it be easier for the federal government to kind of support or, if you will, -- what can i say. give money to support their program to make it cost e
in america? lisa, go ahead. caller: good morning. i work at a shelter for the homeless. i can tell you that i would say that 90% of the clients are either legal aliens or the legal aliens. -- or the legal -- or illegal aliens. those are most of the people at the food banks. host: we have live picture of a food bank from "the washington times." pensacola, florida. curtis, democratic line. go ahead. caller: first of all, i think you know what i mean, i do not know what the word is. i appreciate c-span putting something relevant on. it concerns the nation. we have lost our humanity. the fact that the food situation, i have a friend of mine that works for a church in the area that averages 200 people to 300 people every week. and they are not deal eagle -- and they are not ill eagle -- and they are not illegals. host: who are the people that come in to the food banks? caller: folks are really hurting. seems like the country is losing our humanity. it is all about money and me and said of all of us. -- money instead of all of us. i wish that all of these die- hard republicans that think war is the
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